As much as we keep hearing about Reclamation, many of our writers have gone another way to prey on those that expect the power level to do all the lifting for them! So what will it be? We weigh in!
Bennie Smith is a green mage at heart, but sometimes a card is too much to ignore! Rakdos is all the rage, and Demon tribal is finally possible without being an auto-lose! Curtain up...
Join Abraham Stein for a look at his favorite creature in the format! The combo decks can think they're safe, but creature decks like these don't give them a chance! Good luck this weekend!
The payoff cards for guildgates are not just there for Limited! In the biggest surprise of early Standard testing, these once innocent lands are on the verge of entering the battlefield broken! Sam Black shows off the work he's done so far on these archetypes!
Justin, Jeremy, Jonathan, and Stephen are back with one of the more unique themes they've had: same artist decks! Which artist would you choose if your deck could only have one?
Ben isn't holding back on this one! Some are riskier than others, but you can always count on Ben to put his chips down when it comes to knowing a Standard metagame! So what'll it be this weekend at SCG Indy?
SCG Indianapolis: watch out. This deck is starting to grow a big presence on Arena, and it's not for a lack of winning! Bryan Gottlieb sits down and opens up access to the deck that you shouldn't be surprised by after today!
Don't stop working on Standard! Brad Nelson has stopped by early this week in the middle of one of his great life adventures just to tell you the most important additions to your SCG Indy gauntlet! Make haste!
Ross has done a ton of testing with Todd Anderson, some of it right here on VS Live! As a result, a lot of cards that he ignored at first blush are turning out pretty well! Any of these cards could be the difference in winning and losing SCG Indy!
Lords of Limited Episode 82 lets you know what cards are winning RNA games already! With 16 drafts and 16 sealed pools between them, your hosts give you the top commons, overperformers, underperformers, and more!
Rakdos has always been straightforward, but they might suddenly find themselves the most misunderstood guild in Ravnica Allegiance Limited! Ryan sorts out the struggle with this quick reference guide!
How do you sideboard for a metagame this young? Well, there are a few ways. Firstly, you can talk to Dylan Hand who gets this stuff. Secondly, you can look at the previous Standard and the new cards! Could SCG Indy be any easier for you? Thanks, Dylan!
Chas has to write blind? He has to endure his predictions going up at the exact time of the banned list announcement for Modern? No problem! Predicting is what he's great at when it comes to MTG markets, and today is no different. Read fast!
The cat is officially out of the bag for SCG Indy! This enchantment will have a big Standard impact, and Patrick Chapin says it isn't going to stop at Nexus of Fate! Check out the amazing things you can do with the card with the most buzz!
Ari has nothing but decklists and pro analysis for these nine archetypes for SCG Indy! Which color trio wasn't even good enough to make the article? Which of the nine decks would Ari play this weekend for the trophy?
New Standard has finally arrived, and Todd Anderson and Ross Merriam have been putting in the overtime! Get a great dose of testing from two of the best before SCG Indy!
There may not be much astir in the world of the Commander Banned List, but that doesn't mean there's no change in the air! Check out the surprising and exciting announcement that will no doubt benefit the format in a big way!
With Ironworks gone, we're looking at a new Modern format! But how much will change now that the best combo deck is gone? Three of our brightest minds think it over!
It looks like the early Standard will be run by red, but Shaheen isn't worried! He has the list to stare mono-red in the face with Islands and live to tell the tale! Control mages should check this one before SCG Indy!
I'm sorry, did he say 20? That's right. GerryT is bringing some true work to Standard! As Magic Arena kicks off Ravnica Allegiance season and we journey to SCG Indy next weekend, Gerry wants to make sure you are ready to win!